Smartwool. Smartwool: Why You Should Wear Merino Wool in Warm Summer Weather. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Smartwool: Why You Should Wear Merino Wool in Warm Summer Weather

Smartwool: Why You Should Wear Merino Wool in Warm Summer Weather

It’s no secret that merino wool has taken over the outdoor industry, because what’s not to love from a soft-to-touch material that breathes as well as it fights odour-buildup? The sought-after properties of this wondrous fibre are praised throughout the winter months, but what if you could benefit from these features year-round? From base layers … Read more ›

Naked & Famous. Naked & Famous Jeans: Carefully Resourced Quality. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Naked & Famous Jeans: Carefully Resourced Quality

Naked & Famous Jeans: Carefully Resourced Quality

When you’re shopping for new jeans, there are two very important factors to weigh in that can sway your decision in a heartbeat. While the look is obviously the most important factor, quality matters too and the “denim nerds” at Naked & Famous are all about that. Their focus? Resourcing the world’s best fabric to produce … Read more ›

Fjällräven, Herschel Supply Co.. Herschel Supply Co. VS Fjällräven: Which Backpack to Choose?. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on Herschel Supply Co. VS Fjällräven: Which Backpack to Choose?

Herschel Supply Co. VS Fjällräven: Which Backpack to Choose?

Backpacks are not only convenient and practical, but they make great accessories too! Urban style or outdoorsy style, there’s a pack that suits anyone’s look. When you’re choosing a backpack, you want to ensure you choose wisely so that it’s practical for what you need it for. There are unlimited options for backpacks so to get you started on your hunt, we’ve compared our two most … Read more ›

Rip curl, Surfing. This Summer, Surf the Rip Curl Wave. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on This Summer, Surf the Rip Curl Wave

This Summer, Surf the Rip Curl Wave

What does Rip Curl mean? Nothing really accurate at first sight. In fact, the name of the Australian brand comes from an inscription scribbled at the bottom of a surfboard by Doug Warbrick, co-founder of the brand. Today, the name Rip Curl is synonymous with quality for all wave lovers and considered one of the … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Black Diamond, Outdoor Research, Patagonia, The North Face. Ultralight & Packable Windbreakers VS Softshells. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , , Leave a comment on Ultralight & Packable Windbreakers VS Softshells

Ultralight & Packable Windbreakers VS Softshells

When you’re out on the trail and the weather changes, an ultralight and packable layer for weather protection is crucial no matter what the season is. With so many options on the market, it can be hard to decide which one is right for you or your activity. Lucky for you, when it comes to … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Running. Arc’teryx Women’s Norvan LD Trail Shoe Reviewed. Posted on Categories FootwearTags , Leave a comment on Arc’teryx Women’s Norvan LD Trail Shoe Reviewed

Arc’teryx Women’s Norvan LD Trail Shoe Reviewed

The Arc’teryx Norvan LD is a stylish, hardworking trail shoe that is perfect for the runner who puts in long miles that involve technical terrain. It has a balanced combination of support and lightweight to allow for a comfortable run. Shop Norvan LD Trail Running Shoe Our review of this product 9 / 10 The … Read more ›

Anon, Ski & Snowboard. Anon MIG Ski Goggles Reviewed. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on Anon MIG Ski Goggles Reviewed

Anon MIG Ski Goggles Reviewed

When I picked up these Goggles, the first thing I noticed was the ZEISS Brand name on the lense, the same brand I have seen on many quality hunting optics, so naturally, I assume a quality lens on these goggles. Shop MIG Goggles Our review of this product 9 / 10 The pros are: Quality … Read more ›

Giro, Nutcase, Oakley, POC, Smith Optics. What is MIPS Helmet Technology?. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , Leave a comment on What is MIPS Helmet Technology?

What is MIPS Helmet Technology?

Over the past few years, MIPS technology has been found in numerous cycling, ski and snowboard helmets and is most recognized as the yellow circle with “MIPS” written on the side but what is MIPS? MIPS stands for Multi-directional Impact Protection System and its main function is to reduce rotational forces which are caused by certain … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Mountain Hardwear, Patagonia, The North Face. Top Lightly Insulated Jackets For Women. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , 1 Comment on Top Lightly Insulated Jackets For Women

Top Lightly Insulated Jackets For Women

Lightly insulated jackets are perfect pieces for seasonal transitions and mid layers for outdoor activities in colder weather. They’re lightweight, warm and usually packable so they make convenient, versatile pieces that can easily be taken anywhere and even be tossed into a purse or backpack. Everyone needs at least one lightly insulated jacket in their … Read more ›

Peak Performance. Peak Performance Women’s Teton Ski Jacket. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Peak Performance Women’s Teton Ski Jacket

Peak Performance Women’s Teton Ski Jacket

This season I got to wear the Peak Performance Flat Black Teton ski Jacket. I have to say, the most impressive feature and a statement by far for this jacket is its accurate rating of 100% waterproof and 100% Windproof. Shop Peak Performance Our review of this product 8.5 / 10 The pros are: Amazing … Read more ›